Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: foresaw
IPA transcription: [f,ɔɹs'ɔ]
Usage examples
  • I think I foresaw it.
  • I foresaw the consequence
  • Oh, he foresaw his illness!
  • He foresaw that walk with the utmost clearness.
  • But God foresaw that the woman would be an occasion of sin to man.
  • But this time he had specially urgent business, and he foresaw how difficult it would be to approach the subject, yet he was in great haste.
  • I should like to know if Mr. Fogg foresaw this mishap in his programme! And here's an engineer who doesn't dare to run the locomotive into this herd of beasts!"
  • To fall a victim to enthusiasms so raw, so unprofitable from any point of view, was hard. And as to this move to London, he thought he foresaw the certain end of it.
  • It was not over the downfall of the man, but over the defeat of the Napoleonic idea, that they rejoiced, and in this they foresaw for themselves the bright and cheering prospect of a revivified political existence.
  • And yet, while I reasoned in this way, I foresaw plainly enough that, as time passed, doubt would get the better of assurance, as it always does, and I should never be certain that I had not been the victim of some illusion.